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Colocasia 'Fierce Gigante' - Taro, Elephant Ear - Araceae (The Arum Family)
Colocasia 'Fierce Gigante' - Taro, Elephant Ear - Colocasia 'Fierce Gigante' is a hybrid involving C. gigantea 'Thailand Giant' with huge, blue-green leaves up to four feet long with burgundy veins and stems.
Colocasia 'Fierce Gigante' - Colocasia 'Fierce Gigante' is a hybrid involving C. gigantea 'Thailand Giant' with huge, blue-green leaves up to four feet long with burgundy veins and stems.


 
15cm
Price: $19.99
Zone Hardiness: 7b-10
Light: Loves Sun, Full - Part Sun, Sun, Part Sun
Height: 4-6'
Width: 3-5'
Flower Colour: Green

Stock Status:In Stock
Availability: Available this season. Most plants ready to ship in mid to late spring.
Product Code: 9584
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Colocasia 'Fierce Gigante' is a hybrid involving C. gigantea 'Thailand Giant' with huge, blue-green leaves up to four feet long and two feet wide with burgundy veins and stems. The growth rate is so fast that a four inch pot given lots of water and fertilizer can produce full size leaves by the end of the first season! If you need drama and you need it fast, this is the elephant ear for you.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Moist, Wet
  • Flowering Time: Summer
  • Fragrant: No
  • Foliage Colour: Bluish Green, Burgundy/Red/Purple
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts:
  • Habitat: Swampy areas.
  • Geographical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Southeast Asia
  • BC Native: No

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